Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Oops, I did it yet again

Trotted off on holiday without making a card needed a few days after we returned home, and even worse forgot about it until the very day it should have been there last week. And EVEN worse, it was for a boy - which I always struggle with anyhow :( Kenny K to the rescue:
I used:

- 6" x 6" square white card blank

- pre-coloured and die cut Kenny K image

- papers from papers from the 'Quilting Bee' paper pad by My Mind's Eye, the red dog tooth check is the first cut into the sheet I ended up using as a snippet on Sunday's card - as I said then, although the fronts of most papers are sewing themed, the reverses are perfect for cards for chaps, young and old

- sentiment is by Craftwork Cards, popped onto more red dog tooth check paper

- red card candi dots

Card made in 10 minutes flat, literally. You can see by the blurred photo that I was hopping up and down with stress before running out to post it!

Di
x

20 comments:

Bonnie said...

Lucky you had this fantastic digital image! It's hard to do cards for boys I think and I've got 4 grandsons! Can't wait to see your stars!

MaryH said...

Nice KennyK image and you done it proud. Love those papers you chose, and a perfect S/B to die cut this sweet little Mr. Good for you...for a quick last minute, this one shines. Hugs

Irene said...

Brilliant Di, and just perfect,
luv
irene
xxxx

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

Terrific card for a boy Di. Can't believe you made it in 10 mins but I'll take your word for it!

Hugs
Sarn xxx

vicki said...

Hi Di, what a lovely card and your colouring is just beautiful!

Glad I'm not the only one that fies that he he I'm sure he will be thrilled with this card :)

Hugs

Vic

Carol Willis said...

Well Done. I'd have just feinted with the stress. Fabulous card Di, love it.
Hugs
Caz x

vicki said...

thank you for your lovely comment and inviting me to play along looks like a great fun site Im definitely following!

Thanks Di

hugs

vic

Elizabeth said...

Fabulous card, Di. Kenny K is a good port of call when looking for images for the boys ... my grandson's really appreciate them. And that paper pad is worth investing in, if only for the 'b' sides :) You can relax now ... it's done and it's in the post! Hugs, Elizabeth xx

Hettie said...

Take a deep breath now Miss - it is in the hands of Mr Postie!
Great card there. I usually try to have a few "just in case" cards for that moment! However, not for boys as I struggle!
Hugs
xx

Mrs A. said...

Very fast indeedy. How quick can you sew a pocket on den Miss!! hugs Mrs A.
p.s I was so fast typing this that I deleted it (the 1st time round) before I had time to send it!!!!

scrappymo! said...

Delete please Miss!

vicki said...

Hi Di oh I'm so sorry about you receiving the comment lots he he must of had a mad moment :) you girls are sooo nice and friendly !!! :)))

Vic x

Sandra H said...

Oh you stressed ....never! it's gorgeous and the b'day boy will love it x

Carol L said...

Cute card Di - and perfect for a young man! Now you've got me singing that song Britney Spears made famous......"Oops I did it again...." :)

Ustvarjalni utrinki Tamara P. said...

Fabulous birthday card
hugs Tamara

Sue said...

Fab image Di and great for a teenage boy huggles Sue xx

Loll Thompson said...

Fun image and fab coloring. Great job Di! Loll xx

Kathleen said...

Brilliant card, the papers are perfect for a the image and what a boon those pre-coloured images are at a time like this.
Some people think it is cheating but hey, who said there were any rules to card making.

Kath x

Jenny L said...

Hi Di,
super card. I wish I could make mine as quick.lol.
I have to deliberate so long on a design.
Love the papers used, and what a fab image.
Lots of love. Jenny L.

Princess Judy Palmer said...

You might have forgot or put it off to the last possible second, but girl, you pulled it out as a winner in the end! Woot!